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- Object Name: Trilobite
- Object Name: Fossil
- ObjectNumber: 015469
- Summary: A rolled Cybantyx anaglyptos trilobite from the Wrens Nest, Dudley around 425 million years old.
- Description: A fairly poorly preserved rolled Cybantyx anaglyptos trilobite measuring (33mm x 24mm x 13mm) pale grey in colour. A pale brown, fine grained matrix is cemented to the surface of the cephalon and thorax. The specimen heavily crushed and fractured with slight damage. On the pygidium the number 8B has been written on in black ink. This indicates that this specimen was collected from Steven Birchs locality 8B (GR SO 9390 9160) Coalbrookdale Formation. This specimen was collected from the Wrens Nest, Dudley, West Midlands. CB
- Field Collection Place: Wrens Nest, Dudley, West Midlands UK
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- For more information contact: Dudley Museums Service